Carpet cleaning has always been a daunting task for many people. Sometimes, because of extensive carpet maintenance, people opt out of using carpet entirely despite their other benefits.
However, it is a good thing that the advancement of technology has graced us with the Bissell SpotBot. It is a lightweight, portable deep stain cleaning machine. It can be automated and manually operated.
With a simple push of a button, your dreaded carpet stains will be gone in an instant. To know more about how to use Bissell SpotBot, let us first understand its features.
Upon purchase of a SpotBot unit, you will see that it has a clean water tank. In this tank, the cleaning solution is combined with warm water which later will be transferred to the other container which holds the dirt residues after carpet cleaning.
The unit also has a lengthy handheld exhaustion hose, a carpet brush that is spray triggered, upholstery cleaner, and a spiral cleaning brush found in the bottom of the unit. At the top of the unit, you can also find the detachable carry handle.
Aside from that, you can also find multiple buttons in the Spotbot. These buttons are ‘Pause’ and ‘Stop’ and the setting panel for ground-in and surface stains. The lights panels also indicate the battery levels and cleaning status.
How To Use Bissell Spotbot
Now that the components are laid down let us dive into how to use the Bissell SpotBot. Let us begin in how to fill the tanks. Here is a step by step instruction on how to fill the Bissell SpotBot tanks.
Usual dirt based carpet Stain, something you should deal with if you intend to learn how to use Bissell SpotBot.
- Remove the clean water tank in the middle by lifting it and removing it off the unit.
- Choose between the two indicator lines. The left indicator line is best for dirt base stain while the right line is for dye based dirt.
- Fill with lukewarm tap water.
- Securely screw the cap on the opening.
- Insert back the tank to the bottom of the unit.
After the tank has been filled and securely placed back in its designated location, it is now time to input your desired setting. There are three basic settings can be found below the handlebar.
These settings are the surfaces stain that automates the unit for 3 minutes, the set-in stains that automate the unit for 6 minutes and the manual control setting. To activate manual control, press the ‘Hose’ key.
You can assume better control of the unit when its in manual mode with the use of the ‘Pause/Return’ keys. SpotBot also automatically heats your water when you press the ‘Heater’ key.
Actual Carpet Cleaning
Here are the steps on how to use Bissell SpotBot during actual carpet stain removal:
- Fill the tank with clean water
- Plug the unit to a wall socket
- Place the unit above the stain to be removed.
- Select the choice of setting.
- Observe the indicator lights
- You will hear a beeing sound that indicates that the cleaning is done.
You could also watch how a video of how it is done here:
Post Stain Removal Care
To ensure the longevity of your SpotBot, make sure to unplug to socket from the wall. After that, remove the tank with the dirty water. Rinse the tank with clean water and dry it out. Then place it back to the unit.
Carpet stains are now more manageable to handle, especially if you know how to use Bissell SpotBot. With the above mentioned pieces of information and instructions, operating it will surely be a breeze. However, do take note that SpotBots comes in different varieties and some features may not be available some units.